St. Louis Cardinals 9, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 16
Played on Saturday, April 21, 2001 (D) at Enron Field

STL N    4  1  0    1  3  0    0  0  0  -   9  9  0
HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  8  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vina 2b                       4   2   1   0       0   0       1   2
Drew rf                       3   2   2   3       2   1       1   0
Edmonds cf                    5   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Pujols 3b                     4   1   0   0       1   2       1   4
Lankford lf                   4   2   2   1       1   2       1   0
Paquette 1b                   5   1   2   3       0   1      13   0
Marrero c                     4   1   0   0       0   1       7   0
Polanco ss                    3   0   1   0       1   2       2   5
Morris p                      3   0   0   1       0   1       0   1
  Robinson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stechschulte p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Timlin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   9   9   9       5  11      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Vina-Polanco-Paquette, Pujols-Vina-Paquette.

BATTING - 
2B: Paquette (2,off Lima); Polanco (2,off Cruz).
3B: Lankford (2,off Lima).
HR: Drew 2 (6,1st inning off Lima 1 on 0 out,4th inning off Lima 0 on 1 out);
Paquette (2,5th inning off Lima 1 on 0 out).
HBP: Vina (6,by Lima).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vizcaino ss                   3   0   0   0       1   0       0   3
Biggio 2b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       3   1
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   0       0   1       6   1
Berkman lf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Alou rf                       4   0   2   1       0   0       0   0
  Barker pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo cf                    4   0   3   1       0   1       3   1
Ausmus c                      4   0   1   0       0   1      11   0
Truby 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Lima p                        1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hayes ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Bottenfield p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Merced ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       33   2   8   2       2   7      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Hidalgo-Biggio.
E: Vizcaino (2).

BATTING - 
GDP: Ausmus (3,off Morris); Bagwell (4,off Stechschulte).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morris W(2-2)                 7     5   2   2   1   5   0  26
Stechschulte                  1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Timlin                        1     2   0   0   0   2   0   5
Totals                        9     8   2   2   2   7   0  35


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lima L(1-1)                   4     8   9   8   3   5   3  25
Cruz                          1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Bottenfield                   3     0   0   0   0   4   0   9
Jackson                       1     0   0   0   2   2   0   5
Totals                        9     9   9   8   5  11   3  42

Lima faced 3 batters in the 5th inning
HBP: Lima (2,Vina).

Umpires: HP - Chuck Meriwether, 1B - Brian O'Nora, 2B - Bill Welke, 3B - John Hirschbeck
Time of Game: 2:47   Attendance: 40981


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Vina                2b        Vizcaino            ss
2. Drew                rf        Biggio              2b
3. Edmonds             cf        Bagwell             1b
4. Pujols              3b        Berkman             lf
5. Lankford            lf        Alou                rf
6. Paquette            1b        Hidalgo             cf
7. Marrero             c         Ausmus              c
8. Polanco             ss        Truby               3b
9. Morris              p         Lima                p

CARDINALS 1ST: Vina was hit by a pitch; Drew homered [Vina
scored]; Edmonds struck out; Pujols walked; Lankford tripled
[Pujols scored]; Paquette doubled to left [Lankford scored];
Marrero struck out; Polanco was called out on strikes; 4 R, 3 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Vizcaino grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
walked; Bagwell singled to left [Biggio to second]; Berkman
flied to center [Biggio to third]; Alou singled to right [Biggio
scored, Bagwell to third]; Hidalgo singled to center [Bagwell
scored, Alou to second]; Ausmus singled [Alou to third, Hidalgo
to second]; Truby grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E,
3 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 2ND: Morris was called out on strikes; Vina singled to
center; Drew walked [Vina to second]; Edmonds singled to center
[Vina scored, Drew to third]; Pujols popped to second; Lankford
was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 5,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Lima grounded out (first unassisted); Vizcaino
grounded out (third to first); Biggio popped to shortstop; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 3RD: Paquette grounded out (third to first); Marrero
popped to second; Polanco walked; Morris flied to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Bagwell grounded out (third to first); Berkman
grounded out (pitcher to first); Alou flied to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Vina grounded out (shortstop to first); Drew
homered; Edmonds grounded out (second to first); Pujols grounded
out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 6,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Hidalgo was called out on strikes; Ausmus grounded
out (shortstop to first); Truby grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Lankford singled to center; Paquette homered
[Lankford scored]; Marrero reached on an error by Vizcaino; CRUZ
REPLACED LIMA (PITCHING); Polanco doubled to right [Marrero to
third]; Morris grounded out (shortstop to first) [Marrero scored
(unearned)]; Vina flied into a double play (center to second)
[Polanco out at second]; 3 R (2 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: HAYES BATTED FOR CRUZ; Hayes was called out on
strikes; Vizcaino grounded out (first unassisted); Biggio
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 9, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: BOTTENFIELD REPLACED HAYES (PITCHING); Drew was
called out on strikes; Edmonds flied to left; Pujols struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell was called out on strikes; Berkman struck
out; Alou lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 9,
Astros 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: Lankford struck out; Paquette grounded out (third
to first); Marrero lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Hidalgo singled to left; Ausmus grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Hidalgo out at
second]; Truby struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 9,
Astros 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: Polanco struck out; ROBINSON BATTED FOR MORRIS;
Robinson flied to center; Vina flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: MERCED BATTED FOR BOTTENFIELD; STECHSCHULTE REPLACED
ROBINSON (PITCHING); Merced grounded out (first unassisted);
Vizcaino walked; Biggio singled to center [Vizcaino to third];
Bagwell grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Biggio out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 9,
Astros 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: JACKSON REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); Drew walked;
Edmonds grounded out (first to pitcher) [Drew to second]; Pujols
struck out; Lankford walked; Paquette struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Cardinals 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: TIMLIN REPLACED STECHSCHULTE (PITCHING); Berkman
struck out; Alou singled to right; BARKER RAN FOR ALOU; Hidalgo
singled to left [Barker to second]; Ausmus struck out; Truby
flied to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 9, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        9   9   0    6
 Astros           2   8   1    6


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